the recess of the pleural cavity between the diaphragm and the mediastinum.
Synonym(s): recessus phrenicomediastinalis [TA]
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phrenicomediastinal recessA recess at the juncture between the diaphragmatic and mediastinal pleurae coursing along the line of attachment of the pericardium to the diaphragm.
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